South West Photography Event

Posted on Sep 23, 2016 | No Comments
South West Photography Event

Dear Members, The next South West Photography Event will take place on Wednesday 12th October. The day is planned around the South Devon butterfly farm and a steam railway trip.  Members should arrive at Buckfastleigh (just off the A38) for 10.00 am to visit the butterfly farm and otter sanctuary. This will be followed by lunch […]

Epping Forest Photography – 14th September 2016

Posted on Sep 21, 2016 | No Comments
Epping Forest Photography – 14th September 2016

Members of the Blesma Photography Group and Verdi Studios spent a lovely the day in Epping Forest practicing their photography skills .   Kirsty Verdi from Verdi Studios  along with her father Parm Verdi gave up their valuable time to join the group and to give help and advice to members who attend the event.   Kirsty said, […]

Photographing – Star Trails

Posted on Sep 15, 2016 | No Comments
Photographing – Star Trails

Recently, I’ve been looking up the different techniques used to photograph star trails.  With a clear nights sky and few additional accessories it is relatively easy!   Things I found helpful…. Please follow and like us:0

Studio Day on the Blesma City & Studio Activity 2016

Posted on Sep 10, 2016 | No Comments
Studio Day on the Blesma City & Studio Activity 2016

A fun time-lapse video taken of the day showing each photographer at work and some of their finished images. [wpdevart_youtube playlist=”PL7A7Pnf8_1WQ65wixNsvDQ05m6BElsfhE” width=”640″ height=”385″ autoplay=”1″ theme=”dark” loop_video=”0″ enable_fullscreen=”1″ show_related=”1″ show_popup=”0″ thumb_popup_width=”213″ thumb_popup_height=”128″ show_title=”1″ show_youtube_icon=”1″ show_annotations=”1″ show_progress_bar_color=”red” autohide_parameters=”1″ set_initial_volume=”false” initial_volume=”100″ disable_keyboard=”0″]9Vp0a5LSwro[/wpdevart_youtube] Meet the photographers video by Sue Wright Uppington –  Photographers on the day were Allan Jackson, Pradip Rai, Mick Williams, […]

Imperial War Museum Event with Marcus Lyon and City & Studio Activity News from Brendan West

Posted on Sep 10, 2016 | No Comments
Imperial War Museum Event with Marcus Lyon and City & Studio Activity News from Brendan West

Blesma members had a great day at the Imperial War Museum (IWM) with Marcus Lyon Photographer and artist thoughts with the BLESMA photographers. We listened with interest to his brief talk of a 4 year SOMOS BRAZIL project (Brazilian agents of change). The biggest take away from his advice is collaboration is key and do not […]

Story behind that Photograph by Mike Williams

Posted on Sep 9, 2016 | No Comments
Story behind that Photograph by Mike Williams

On the Isle of Mull Photography Adventure Activity during this summer, the Wednesday was given over to a rest day or ‘go where you like time’. A group of us made the choice to take a boat trip (if the weather permitted) to Fingles Cave on Staffa and the puffin colony on Lunga in the Treshnish […]

August Competition, The Golden Hour – Winner Announcement

Posted on Sep 7, 2016 | 3 Comments
August Competition, The Golden Hour – Winner Announcement

Congratulations to Kevin Bryant (winner) Please follow and like us:0

September’s Photographic Competition – Opposites

Posted on Sep 5, 2016 | One Comment
September’s Photographic Competition – Opposites

Collaboration in Art – Photographers benefit from working together.   This months challenge is to collaborate with your chosen partner to creatively reflect ‘Opposites’ Please follow and like us:0